NASA Assessments of Selected Large-Scale Projects

March 2009
GAO Reports;3/2/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article presents the report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning the plans of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to invest billions in science and exploration space flight initiatives. The report indicates the challenges facing NASA in managing its large-scale projects and controlling costs. It reveals that many of the NASA projects being assessed have experienced challenges in developing new technologies and in managing their contractors.


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